Thursday, May 1 / 8:30 AM - 10:20 AM   •   Grand Ballroom G

Session 14:
Adolescent Sexual Risk-Taking

Chair: Nancy Williamson, Family Health International
Discussant: Leo Morris, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

  1. Social Networks as Protective Factors for Adolescent Girls in SenegalKristen A. Velyvis, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  2. Parental Factors in Adolescent Sexual Risk-Taking in Ivory CoastStella Babalola, Johns Hopkins University ; Basile O. Tambashe, Tulane University ; Claudia Vondrasek, Johns Hopkins University

  3. Individual-, Family-, and Neighborhood-Level Effects on Adolescent Childbearing in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: A Multilevel AnalysisAli M. Karim, Tulane University

  4. Coming of Age across America: Local Conditions and Risky Sexual Behavior of AdolescentsDiane K. McLaughlin, Pennsylvania State University ; Anastasia R. Snyder, Pennsylvania State University

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